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"She rises up out of a sea of faces and embraces me, embraces me passionately--- a thousand eyes, noses, fingers, legs, bottles, windows, purses, saucers all glaring at us an we in each other's arm oblivious. I sit down beside her and she talks--- a flood of talk. Wild consumptive notes of hysteria, perversion, leprosy. I hear not a word because she is beautiful and I love her and now I am happy and willing to die."  — Tropic of Cancer; Henry Miller on June, wife and muse

June Mansfield { a. June Miller / a. June Edith Smith }, second wife of Henry Miller.

By Marc Riboud. The writer Henry Miller, 1962.

The writer Henry Miller, 1962 by Marc Riboud

Anais Nin & Henry Miller~ http://manufacturedeslettres.tumblr.com/post/57146251694/premiere-femme-a-publier-des-ouvrages-erotiques

Anaïs Nin & Henry Miller at Miller’s house at Pacific Palisades, California,

In 1932, months after first meeting in Paris and despite both being married, Cuban diarist Anaïs Nin and hugely influential novelist Henry Miller began an incredibly intense love affair that would last for many years and, along the way, generate countless passionate love letters. Below, in my humble opinion, is one of the most powerful examples, written by Miller in August of 1932 shortly after a visit to Nin's home in Louveciennes. [image links to transcript of the letter]

In months after first meeting in Paris and despite both being married, Cuban diarist Anaïs Nin and hugely influential novelist He.

Constance and Oscar's first son, Cyril. His last name was later changed to "Holland" by his mother, after Oscar's imprisonment.

Oscar Wilde’s wife Constance and their son Cyril, (Scanned from The Complete Works of Oscar

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